Seminar On Rural Development
is on the rise given that in the modern era, urban areas have already been
developed. However, the move to develop rural areas has to consider certain
aspects such as the financial and agricultural knowledge of rural development.
This course will impart its participants on the knowledge on the proper methods
and key principles of rural development.
By the end of this course the participants will be able to:
Explain and assess the rural development debates in the
modern era with emphasis on rural status of living and role of the nation,
organizations, markets, agriculture and non-agriculture rural economy
Evaluate previous and current trials in rural services supply
such as through infrastructure, research and extension
Assess rural development policies and their effects on
equity, poverty, financial status while considering the various geographical situations
Evaluate strategies employed in land and water resources
management and their effects to rural development
Understand rural finance
Evaluate agricultural and rural portfolios and analysis of
loans utilizing the 5C’s of rural finance
Understand new Savings and loan approaches that can be
implemented in rural setting
Develop strategies that can address the challenging facing
rural development with respect to financial services in the rural regions
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
course targets individuals working in financial corporations in rural areas,
NGOs and governments, MFIs, and donors who support on rural communities and
Introduction to Rural Development
Meaning of rural development
Rural poverty and food insecurity
Characteristics, concepts, and constraints of rural
Rural versus urban development
Development of rural areas
Financing in rural areas
Poverty Traps and Risks
Dynamics of rural poverty
Poverty and risk
Poverty and savings
Poverty and lending
Rural Development and specific sectors
Agriculture in rural areas
Non-farm economy in rural areas
Infrastructure in rural areas
Agriculture research and extension
Education and health in rural areas
Water and land
This course is delivered by our seasoned trainers who have
vast experience as expert professionals in the respective fields of practice.
The course is taught through a mix of practical activities, theory, group works
and case studies.
Training manuals and additional reference materials are
provided to the participants.
Upon successful completion of this course, participants will
be issued with a certificate.
We can also do this as tailor-made course to meet
organization-wide needs. Contact us to find out more: firstname.lastname@example.org
· The training will be conducted at SKILLS FOR AFRICA TRAINING INSTITUTE IN NAIROBI KENYA.
· The training fee covers
tuition fees, training materials, lunch and training venue. Accommodation and
airport transfer are arranged for our participants upon request.
Payment should be sent to our bank account before start of
training and proof of payment sent to: email@example.com